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Representative Darin LaHood

Representing the 18th District of Illinois

Press Releases

May 24, 2018 Press Release
Funding Included in NDAA Passed by House
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives authorized funding for the 182nd Airlift Wing’s fire house project after Congressman Darin LaHood successfully worked to have it included in this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The NDAA authorizes the spending needed to strengthen our military and national defense.
May 24, 2018 Press Release
Package Voted Out of Ways & Means Committee Today
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Darin LaHood’s bill, H.R. 5838 the Improving Access to Work Act, was voted out of the House Ways and Means Committee as part of the Jobs and Opportunity with Benefits and Services (JOBS) for Success Act.
May 17, 2018 Press Release
Legislation Would Prioritize TANF Funds to Promote Work
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Darin LaHood introduced H.R 5838, the Improving Access to Work Act, which would strengthen programs under Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) that support needy families, while increasing avenues to promote and facilitate work.
May 10, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Darin LaHood introduced H.R. 5732, the Nuclear Powers America Act of 2018 with strong bipartisan support.
May 9, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood introduced H.R. 5708 yesterday, which would convey a one-acre parcel of land in Quincy, Illinois to the American Legion Post #37 from land currently owned by the General Services Administration (GSA).
May 8, 2018 Press Release
Congressman LaHood released the following statement following the President's announcement to withdraw from the current Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action with Iran:
April 27, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC — Representative Darin LaHood issued the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 4, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018:
April 25, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, a resolution introduced by Representative Darin LaHood and fellow co-chairs of the Congressional Soccer Caucus Rep. Kathy Castor (FL-14), Rep. Don Bacon (NE-02), and Rep. Ruben Kihuen (NV-04) passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 392 to 3. This resolution, H.Con.Res.
April 24, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Darin LaHood (R-IL), Danny Davis (D-IL), Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), and Yvette Clarke (D-NY) introduced a bipartisan bill to help address the nation’s opioid crisis. H.R.
April 20, 2018 Press Release
Peoria, IL - Today, Representatives Darin LaHood (R-IL) and Cheri Bustos (D-IL) sent a letter to United States Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky calling for an end to the hiring freeze at the Peoria Agriculture Research Lab. As is outlined in the letter, there are at least 25 research positions that are currently unfilled at the Ag Lab.